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Drooping Woodreed - Cinna latifolia

Native Species

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:
NS THREAT SCORE:
C-value: 5


 

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General Description
Rhizomatous. Stems 60–150 cm. Leaves: blades 7–17 mm wide, ligules 3–7 mm long. Inflorescence an open but drooping panicle, 12–40 cm long. Spikelets 3–4 mm long. Lemmas with an awn about 1 mm born from the upper half (Lavin in Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Montana Range

Year-round
 


Range Comments
Throughout much of North America but absent from the south-central and southeastern states (Lavin in Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 121

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References
  • Literature Cited AboveLegend:   View Online Publication
    • Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.
  • Additional ReferencesLegend:   View Online Publication
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    • Culver, D.R. 1994. Floristic analysis of the Centennial Region, Montana. M.Sc. Thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 199 pp.
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